Global Patent Index - EP 1051091 A1

EP 1051091 A1 2000-11-15 - FOOTWEAR HAVING SPRING ASSEMBLIES IN THE SOLES THEREOF

Title (en)

FOOTWEAR HAVING SPRING ASSEMBLIES IN THE SOLES THEREOF

Title (de)

SCHUHWERK MIT FEDERANORDUNG IN DEN SOHLEN

Title (fr)

CHAUSSURES CONTENANT DES ENSEMBLES DE RESSORTS DANS LES SEMELLES

Publication

EP 1051091 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99906691 A

Priority

  • US 9901950 W
  • US 1571298 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9938405A1] A shoe (20) having a preassembled spring assembly (30) incorporated into the sole thereof is provided. The spring assembly (30) includes a pair of plates (38) having a plurality of apertures (44) formed therein. The pair of plates (38) define an upper plate and a lower plate in which the apertures (44) formed in the upper and lower plates are axially aligned when the upper plate is disposed directly above the lower plate. A plurality of spring members (40) are disposed between the upper and lower plates. The spring members (40) are axially aligned with the plurality of apertures (44). A mechanism (42) for retaining the spring members between the upper and lower plates is also provided. The mechanism (42) for retaining is designed for retaining the upper and lower plates at a predetermined distance.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A43B 13/28

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A43B 13/18 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A43B 13/182 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9938405 A1 19990805; AU 2653999 A 19990816; CA 2319022 A1 19990805; EP 1051091 A1 20001115; EP 1051091 A4 20030319; US 6006449 A 19991228

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